The effects of the U.S. blockade against Cuba are
ubiquitous. First and foremost, there is no
food. Really, it's hard to believe but there is no
food. The population lives on a meager monthly
ration of rice and beans. Elsewhere on the
streets, you see how industrious the Cuban people are in
how they have managed to keep their 50 year auto fleet
running in spite of the embargo.
""Our enemies are innovative and resourceful, and
so are we. They never stop thinking about new ways to harm our country and our
people, and neither do we."
"I want to thank the astronauts who are with us,
the courageous spacial entrepreneurs who set such a wonderful example for the
young of our country."
"Had we to do it over again, we would look at the
consequences of catastrophic success, being so successful so fast that an enemy
that should have surrendered or been done in escaped and lived to fight another